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Saturday, October 25

2014 San Francisco Zombie Walk | Castro
Saturday, October 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
2014 San Francisco Zombie Walk | Castro

The zombies will awaken. The spirits of the dead will rise to invade the streets of San Francisco at 2 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014. So if you see a zombie, rather than letting him eat your brains, bring some canned food to donate to …

Thrill The World 2014: World Record Thriller Dance-Off | San Jose
Saturday, October 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Adira Dance & Costume
Thrill The World 2014: World Record Thriller Dance-Off | San Jose

Adira Dance & Costume in San Jose’s Willow Glen neighborhood will once again attempt to set the Guinness World Record with their version of Thrill the World at 3 pm sharp on October 25, 2014.
Thrill The World is an annual worldwide simultaneous dance of Michael Jackson’s …

2014 Festival of Rock Posters & Bill Graham Celebration | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, October 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission from 3-6 pm. Otherwise it's $10 from 11 am to 3 pm, and $20 from 10-11 am
| County Fair Building
2014 Festival of Rock Posters & Bill Graham Celebration | Golden Gate Park

San Francisco will be forever known worldwide for the “Summer of Love,” which was a defining moment of the 1960’s. Come re-live this era and celebrate the psychedelic art of the 60’s, as well as contemporary rock art, at the Festival of Rock Posters, sponsored …

2014 Cotopaxi “Questival” Music Festival | Crissy Field
Saturday, October 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Crissy Field
2014 Cotopaxi

Come out to the free, public Cotopaxi Music Festival at Crissy Field featuring live performances from the Tumbleweed Wanderers, Pigwar, Berel Alexander and DJ Omar from 3-7 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
There will also be food trucks, drinks and they’ll even have the Giants game streaming …

Burton Winter Kick-Off Party: Rogue Wave Live Acoustic Set | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Burton Flagship Store
Burton Winter Kick-Off Party: Rogue Wave Live Acoustic Set | SF

Winter is coming, and Burton is kicking it off right with a party featuring a live acoustic set by Rogue Wave and drinks from PBR and Mountain Dew.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Check out all the new 2015 gear, including the newly released Backyard series. Start …

World Series Game 4: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party
Saturday, October 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
World Series Game 4: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party

Our year… Our time!
Come to SoMa StrEat Food Park for a huge game watch – game four of the World Series. Come on out on Saturday night to get food truck grub, enjoy the beer garden and be part of the awesome playoff atmosphere at SF’s …

Come Out & Play 2014: Journey to the End of the Night | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but advanced registration is required.
| Fulton & Larkin
Come Out & Play 2014: Journey to the End of the Night | SF

For one night, drop your relations, your work, your leisure, and all your usual motives for movement and action, and let yourself be drawn by the chase.
Journey to the End of the Night is a free street game / scavenger hunt of epic proportions with …

The Final Saturday Night Fireworks of 2014 | Pier 39
Saturday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
The Final Saturday Night Fireworks of 2014 | Pier 39

Take advantage of San Francisco’s amazing, autumn weather by joining Pier 39 for fireworks, music and more every Saturday night in October - October 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2014. Each night unfolds at 6 pm with DJs playing the latest dance tunes at the Bay ...

Star Party: Dark Skies & Big Telescopes | South Bay
Saturday, October 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Halley Hill Observatory
Star Party: Dark Skies & Big Telescopes | South Bay

Sunset is at 6:18 pm and the gates close at 10 pm.

“Stairway Walks in San Francisco” New Edition Book Talk | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Facebook RSVP requested, but not required
| Green Apple Books

Green Apple Books celebrates the newest edition of Stairway Walks in San Francisco with co-author Mary Burk. Ms. Burk will take you on a captivating architectural, historical, pop culture, and horticultural journey from our very own neighborhood and beyond.
Free, with an RSVP is requested, but not …

1920s Silent Movie Halloween Night: “Phantom of the Opera” | East Bay
Saturday, October 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5 | Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum
1920s Silent Movie Halloween Night:

Take a trip back nearly 100 years and get scared like your great grandparents did at the Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum for their 2014 Halloween Movie Night with classic spooky silent films from the 1920s along with live piano accompaniment.
1920′s Halloween Silent Movie Night
Saturday, …

Win Tix: Saturday Night Fireworks Cruise with Blue & Gold Fleet | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Tickets are $45 for adults, $25 for children 5-11
| Pier 39
Saturday Night Fireworks Cruise with Blue & Gold Fleet | SF

See the spectacular October fireworks from the sea.
Join Blue & Gold Fleet on the last Saturday in October from 8-9:30pm for a 90-minute cruise on the Bay to view the fireworks plus a stop at the Bay Bridge to view the Bay Lights. Tickets include …

“Space Tourism” Astronomy Lecture, Photo Showcase & Star Party | Mt. Tam
Saturday, October 25 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cushing Memorial Amphitheatre

Where will Bill Gates’ Great-Granddaughter go on her honeymoon? Using spectacular space photos Andrew Fraknoi of Foothill College will explore “The Top Tourist Sights of the Solar System” the most intriguing future “tourist destinations” among the planets and moons in our cosmic neighborhood
Co-produced with Wonderfest-part of Bay Area Science …

Win Tix: “Quiz-o-Tron” Comedy vs. Science Quiz Show | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 9:45 pm | Cost: WIN | Castro Theatre

Watch as talented comedians compete against learned scientists to answer questions pertaining to the latest discoveries in astrophysics.
Quiz-o-Tron, part of the Bay Area Science Festival, is the world’s greatest comedic science-themed panel quiz show, hosted by Rebecca Watson and starring Bad Astronomer Phil Plait, Star …

Sunday, October 26

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Bay & Vistacion Valley Residents
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Bay & Vistacion Valley Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

Costume Party, Pumpkin Patch & 2-for-1 Cocktails | Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Costume Party, Pumpkin Patch & 2-for-1 Cocktails | Treasure Island Flea

It’s Howl-o-ween at the Flea, so get your costume on and bring your buckets and bags because all 400+ Treasure Island Flea vendors are bringing specials treats for trick-or-treaters. 
You’ll also enjoy:

a petting zoo, pony rides and a pumpkin patch
a creepy clown making balloon animals for …

SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios on Saturdays and Sundays, from October 11 to November 9, 2014. Each weekend, art patrons, ...

2014 Soap Box Derby & Block Party | Sunset Dist.
2014 Soap Box Derby & Block Party | Sunset Dist.

Watch home-made derby cars race down the 400 foot straightaway along 20th Avenue between Wawona and Vicente during the second annual Soapbox Derby & Block Party hosted by The Friends of Larsen Playground from 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
This is an “open” exhibition. All …

2014 Pet Pride Day: Costume Parade, Doggie Dancing & Trick Contest | GG Park
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sharon Meadow
2014 Pet Pride Day: Costume Parade, Doggie Dancing & Trick Contest | GG Park

Dress up your pet and head to the annual Pet Pride Day featuring on site adoptions, rescue partners, parade, food, kids activities, pet costumes and pet tricks in Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park.
2014 Pet Pride Day
Sunday, October 26, 2014 | 11 am to 3 pm
Sharon Meadow, …

2014 Presidio Pumpkin Carving Fest | SF
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Pershing Square
2014 Presidio Pumpkin Carving Fest | SF

Come to the Presidio carve a free pumpkin and create your own Halloween decor from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, October 25-26, 2014. Free, but an RSVP is required. Free pumpkins from Farmer John’s Pumpkin Farm in Half Moon Bay will be ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local ...

San Francisco Pumpkin Carving Festival | Presidio
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP requested
| Pershing Square
San Francisco Pumpkin Carving Festival | Presidio

Free pumpkins! Grab the kids and take them to this free family-friendly event to create your own Halloween decor. Free pumpkins from Farmer John’s Pumpkin Farm in Half Moon Bay will be available on site. Basic tools for carving will be provided, but bring your own stickers and stencils. ...

Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley
Sunday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Art Collective
Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley

The Mixed Media Mixer is a monthly event with the goal of bringing artists across many platforms together with the intention of collaboration. A new collection of Bay Area artists, musicians, photographers and videographers come together every last Sunday of the month at the Firehouse Art Events Hangar. Bring ...

World Series Game 5: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party
Sunday, October 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
World Series Game 5: Giants vs. Royals Game Watch Party

Our year… Our time!
Come to SoMa StrEat Food Park for a huge game watch – game five of the World Series. Come on out on Sunday night to get food truck grub, enjoy the beer garden and be part of the awesome playoff atmosphere at SF’s …

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, October 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...